Thursday, August 23, 2012

The Red Dragon of Gasc

Medieval sea map with a fearsome red sea serpent.
The red dragon, symbol of the year 2012 - The Dragon Dance on Chinese New Year.
Traditional Chinese red dragon carving - "Red Dragon Holding a Red Ball".
Biblical seascape, a Jonah and the Whale piece with a whale that resembles a Chinese red dragon - the Gasc painting discovered in the storehouses of Notre Dame de Marceille in Limoux, SE France. Article on Google: "Sauniere and Lovely Limoux - the Secret Vaults" for more information on the historic secret vaults of Limoux where treasures were hidden in times of trouble such as the invasion of the Moors and the French Revolution.

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